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that obama wants them to have covered. he can keep your health care if obama likes of health care. it is up to you to make the choices. is that one of the fundamental problems with the stock? it is more expensive now supervised employer based health plan because yellow a minimum benefits. these are things that will make insurance coverage much more expensive. it is cheaper for me to era dump my workers into the exchange, pay the penalty and it will cost you're right. this is not just a political problem. if this does to happen on assets you're talking about i don't think it survives. huge numbers of democrats joining republicans saying we have to repeal this they are repaired because people losing coverage at the like. gerri: it is going to be interesting to see how it plays out because this is a slower-moving story, and these things happen over time. people forget what is going on. it is hard to keep track. i want to show right now insurance cancellations under obamacare going on right now. 800,000 in new jersey. 119,000 from blue shield in california. another 800 to 900,000 california. th
house ought to be involved and enrolled in the obama health care law and not to have to buy insurance on a exchanges. none of them -- they all have exemptions from the health care law. i think they all should be involved. he is right, and it is not just people losing their coverage but they have to go and buy insurance and get hit with sticker shock because they are seeing it turned out to be a lot more expensive. the president promised easier to use an amazon, cheaper than yourself down, and you can keep your doctor. the american people feel deceived. >> and that is important. the way they tried to keep prices down is to have tight networks which means you probably won't get to see your doctor or go to the usual hospital. gerri: at think we are all headed -- headed to the our rain. i want you to hear something from congressman lee terry. when will we get details, no, understand how many people being enrolled? here is what he had to say. >> that should be a pretty reliable number. >> the system is not functioning. we are not getting that reliable data. gerri: the secretary says essent
: good evening. hhs secretary kathleen sebelius and the obama administration continued to sell obamacare. numbers are released showing dismal enrollment figures. hours later the secretary ys in memphis at an enrollment center refusing to say whether the numbers are accurate. only that the administration has yet to establish an enormous number because the problems of this -- problems with the system >> i don't know what members were gathered and where they came from. federal and roman or state enrollment. we will be giving comprehensive figures about nationwide enrollment into is in the federal marketplace, who is that the state level once a month. we will give people reliable and permission and that then be able to count on it. >> reporter: secretary kathleen sebelius says the administration will first release those numbers by the end of the month. gerri: a federal appeals court striking down the birth control mandate in obamacare. what other ramifications? >> it ueld that challenge requiring employer-sponsored plans to provide birth control. a decision. the supreme court will ultimately
and obamacare. attorneys general have new warnings for consumers. virginia's ag is here tonight. also the obama administration says it wants to hold people accountable for the obamacare mess. >> we want to make sure the taxpayers get their money's worth, so money as it's spent we will make sure people accountable. gerri: so far the only person fired is this single mom from florida. our legal team is here. and has big plans, but not everybody likes what it's doing with all its billions. >> we're pretty excited about this. gerri: we're watching out for you tonight on "the willis report." ♪ ♪ gerri: we'll have all that and more but, first, our top story, where is the accountability when it comes to obamacare? where does the buck stop, who's taking responsibility? hhs secretary kathleen sebelius again today refusing to take responsibility for what has been a disastrous web site rollout. instead, she said we all need to look forward, not backward. the problem is, she's the problem, and no amount of looking forward will fix something that was destined to fail from the get go. with more
of government the legislative to makes the laws and the executive should in four said the obama changes its so the supreme court did nothing when he changed it and gave special treatment. i would think he violated the law. gerri: chris and? there was a delay of the enrollment for companies but not individuals? >> he is absolutely right. the employer mandate was delayed unilaterally we had waivers for the unions and the supreme court upheld the mandate as a tax but president obama went in front of the entire nation to say the mandate was not a tax increase so we have unilateral reinterpreting of the lock over the last three and a half years. gerri: one more caller from new york about the single payer system. caller: to do you think the obamacare concept and kellogg was designed to create a single payer system to a implode? gerr ttsreat estn. >> ion'thin he ishat vio. aughr] iann beeve the american people after having watched this trade racal vote to give more control to the federal government. gerri: but it is interesting >> i think they have the assumption most of the house plan would move int
an influx of possible large claims, in january or is that part of obama funding? gerri: a great question, ed? >> no, insurers would base their -- remember that part of the insurance is regulate the by the states, states are concerned about it insurers would charge premiums they think are sufficient to cover what they are expectation to have happen that is reviewed by state regulators, that is why in a number of cases, you have seen insurers back out of the exchanges, for example aetna backed out in maryland and california, and new york, reason is they were, proposing premiums to cover what they thought would be the risk, but those were too high for the pro obamacare regulators, in those states, they didn't like them, and so they wanted aetna to lower them, aetna said no, we're willing to try this, and maybe we get it wrong, and people don't buy or coverage but we're not losing money, they are well covered, ones that are at greatest risk are new co-op insurers, they are brand new, there is no market demand, they were created as part of a government program. gerri: okay, let's move on to, anot
could not keep their health plans. despite president obama's repeated assurances to the american public if they like their plan they could keep it. here to weigh in, a visiting scholar at the american enterprise institute and which lowry, editor for the national review. i will start with you. hundreds of thousands of people. nyh take a look at these numbers , california, new york, all of the country, florida, losing coverage. we were told not once, not twice, but multiple times that we could keep our insurance plans. what happened? >> it represents an enormous credibility problem for this administration. he said it repeatedly. it is on tape. we are hearing it over and over again on every media outlet. he did not know, you should have. this is a key basic element of the law, creating a federal definition of insurance. your plan does not meet the definition you are out of luck. anyone would have known this is going to happen. gerri: to you. the administration is fighting back saying that, well, look, the information was out there. he talked about this a couple of years ago in the media. i
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